University Executive Team

Professor Edward Peck

Vice-Chancellor

Professor Edward Peck

The Vice-Chancellor leads the University, fulfilling the roles of both Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive. All members of the Executive Management Team report to the Vice-Chancellor.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 6561
Personal Assistant: Alison Kitchen +44 (0)115 848 6571

Chief Operating Officer and Registrar

Steve Denton

Steve is responsible for Finance, Estate, Campus Services, Human Resources, Digital Technology, Academic Registry, Marketing, Student Recruitment, Governance and Legal. He also advises UET on matters of policy and practice in the development of NTU's Professional Services.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2526
Personal Assistant: Sarah Hall +44 (0)115 848 6573

Professor Yvonne Barnett

Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Professor Yvonne Barnett

Yvonne is responsible for leading the development and implementation of our research strategy, with responsibility for the work of the NTU Research Office and the Doctoral School. She also leads on a number of strategic University initiatives.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 3948
Personal Assistant: Karen-Anne Holliday +44 (0)115 848 8193

Cillian Ryan

Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) and Head of the College of Business, Law, and Social Sciences

Cillian Ryan

Cillian is Pro Vice-Chancellor and Head of the College of Business, Law, and Social Sciences. In addition to leading the College, and international activity across the University, Cillian also has responsibility for the sport provision at NTU.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 6519
Personal Assistant: Nicki Atherton +44 (0)115 848 8874

Barbara Matthews MBE BSc

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Culture) Head of College of Art, Architecture, Design and Humanities

Barbara Matthews MBE BSc

Barbara has responsibility for the University’s cultural offering (working with staff, students and partners in the City and beyond) and for the College of Art, Architecture, Design and Humanities. She is also responsible for the Director of Music and the University’s Faith provision.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 6442
Personal Assistant: Jenni Soper +44 (0)115 848 4113

Professor Eunice Simmons

Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor and Pro Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Professor Eunice Simmons

Professor Eunice Simmons is Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic) and Pro Vice-Chancellor nominated deputy to the Vice-Chancellor on specific activities both internally and externally.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2594
Personal Assistant: Laura Taylor +44 (0)115 848 6574

Mike Carr

Pro Vice-Chancellor of Employer and Economic Engagement

Mike Carr

Mike is responsible for the Business Development Office, Development and Alumni Relations, and Student Employability and Enterprise. These areas are responsible for enhancing the opportunities for students, the prosperity of our graduates, and the growth of the city and regional economy.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4817
Personal Assistant: Emma Henry +44 (0)115 848 6531

Professor Martin McGinnity

PVC Student Affairs and Head of the College of Science and Technology

Professor Martin McGinnity

As Pro Vice-Chancellor for Student Affairs, Martin McGinnity has responsibility for all non-course-related student matters, including liaison with the Students' Union, student conduct matters, and our Student Support Services. Martin also holds responsibility for the newly-formed College of Science and Technology.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 3773
Personal Assistant: Sam Rudd +44 (0)115 848 3935

Director of HR

Jayne Billam

Jayne is responsible for the strategic leadership of the Human Resources Department and takes a key role in the development and delivery of the strategic priorities for Human Resources at the University.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2780
Personal Assistant: Andrea Russell +44 (0)115 848 2860

James Lacey

Director of Finance

James Lacey

James Lacey is responsible for group finance; financial operations; business partnering and research; enterprise accounting; and procurement.

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 8701
Personal Assistant: Helen Kiernan +44 (0)115 848 8755